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Does the arrival of urgent care centers reduce the acuity of visits at nearby EDs?

February 18, 2021

Via: Healthcare Economist

Urgent care centers are on the rise. Back in 2013, there were only 6,100, but this number increased to 9,616 by late 2019 a 7.9% average annual increase. The rise of urgent care could have positive or negative impacts on […]